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W. 11th Street Closure and S. Elmwood Construction: Sept 19-22

by Missy Luick
Thursday, September 14, 2017

September 14, 2017

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:           Alexander R. Yockey P.E., Civil Engineer II, (231) 922-4468                    

W. 11th St. Closure &

Elmwood Ave. Construction

9/19 - 9/22/2017

TRAVERSE CITY- The City of Traverse City and Rieth – Riley Construction Co., Inc. will be resurfacing W. 11th St. and Elmwood Ave. The work is expected to start on Tuesday, September 19th and be substantially complete on Friday, September 22, 2017. Schedule is subject to change due to weather.

On W. 11th St. between S. Division St. (US31) and Elmwood Ave. crews will be milling existing pavements and overlaying with hot mix asphalt. W. 11th St. will be closed to all traffic during the day when workers are present. Turning movements onto W. 11th St. from S. Division St. will be prohibited.

On Elmwood Ave. between W. 11th St. and 7th St. crews will be reconstructing the intersection of Elmwood Ave. and Medical Campus Dr. and resurfacing the remainder of the street segment with hot mix asphalt. Elmwood Ave. will remain open to two-way traffic however the intersection at Medical Campus Dr. will be under flagger control and will be closed for up to 15 minutes at a time during the day. Parking on Elmwood Ave. will be prohibited.

Delays can be expected. Please use alternate routes avoiding this area to reduce congestion. Appropriate signage and barricades will be in place in and around the work areas.

This construction will generate dust, noise and cause inconvenience. We would like to thank you in advance for your patience and cooperation. Please feel free to call Alex Yockey at 922-4468 if you have any questions

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The City of Traverse City is located in Grand Traverse County, Michigan. Traverse City was incorporated in 1891 as a Village and in 1895 as a City. It encompasses 8.09 square miles and has a population of 14,674 (2010 Census).